By: Jenette Prince, 2nd VP, Florida Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association, Inc.
New Manifest Regulation concerning China – GACC Announcement 56
The General Administration of Customs of China (GACC) issued Announcement (2017) 56 to update the advance manifest rules for all China imports and exports, effective June 1, 2018. The purpose of this Announcement is to enhance the control over inbound/outbound vessels, aircrafts and the goods thereon by means of data declaration. This affects both importers and exporters in the US that ship or receive cargo from China regardless of mode of transport.
• Manifest details must be submitted to China Customs ...